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Dinner with the Cannibal Sisters
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,100. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
From New York Times bestselling and award-winning novelist Douglas Clegg comes a dark novella (112 pages in print) of a young man on a search for the truth behind the legend of the famous Windrow sisters.
Artless
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Price: Free! Words: 83,900. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A ragtag group of young artists, painters, photographers, musicians and writers all collide in an abandoned building downtown with the idea to cobble together their own art gallery out of what little they have available. This book tells the beautiful failures of that idea.
Aei-our. A Long Poem
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 154,020. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
In this "long poem," the speaker does stand-up sermon parodies, bows in sincere devotion, fights a nuclear war in the nuclear family, teaches in the jungle, fight bears in a Latin adventure game, and sings of diems uncarped and carped, all in a poetic line that shifts from front to back vowels effortlessly.
À Prova de Fogo
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 24,310. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 23, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Mais um dia quente de verão. Mais uma vez o fogo transforma o verde em cinzento. Quando tudo parece acalmar, uma labareda troca as voltas a uma equipa de bombeiros. Ariana assiste a tudo, impotente, e vê o marido ser engolido pelas chamas e ficar em coma.
Cordões a Duas Cores
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 23,710. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 22, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
O presente livro é composto por duas estórias. Da conjugação dos seus nomes surgiu o título “Cordões A Duas Cores”.
Above the Universe Below
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 107,550. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Artist Carder Quevedo walks a tightrope between worlds in this character-driven festival of strange. Traversing the landmines of everyday life, he finds solace in his art: commemorates bizarre deaths in an alternate universe. When he meets Haika, a beautiful purveyor of art, he's pulled into the limelight.This twisted story asks: what is real, what is family, and just how does art enter our world?
Shiva
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,600. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(SHORT STORY) On moving day, the family dog runs away. A week later, she turns up on their doorstep, but there is something very wrong.
The Big Red Horse
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Price: Free! Words: 210. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a short story about a horse. Literary Fiction. For all ages.
A sensação
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Price: Free! Words: 9,040. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A sensação mostra os conflitos que Gustavo passa com Madeleine, em seu labirinto interior, fazendo parte da Trilogia de Sao Paulo, junto com As faces da Lua e O biscoito de Proust.
Of Wars & Weddings
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Price: Free! Words: 20,820. Language: American English. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The United States is gone. Society has collapsed. But family still remains. Four siblings come together to celebrate a wedding. But it's not that simple; with family it never really is. There's hate. There's revenge. There's ambition. There's a thirst for conquest. Separated by distance and their ideals what will happen when they reunite?
Figures on a Beach
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 69,520. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015 by Elm Books Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Kirk VanDyke's semi-autobiographical novel of the life of John Jones: a novel of schizophrenia, discovery, and making do on a Texas beach.
Exile on Kalamazoo Street
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 43,140. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015 by Coffeetown Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Bryce Carter was once a promising novelist. After his experimental novel Reflections bombed, he walked away from his teaching job and drowned his sorrows in whiskey. To stop drinking and avoid temptation, he holes up in his house during the long, snowy winter. Meanwhile, the terms of his self-imposed exile make him dependent on his sister and a sitting duck for anyone who cares to drop by.
Just For Now
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Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 15,920. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Holly Moss starts out by living with her uncle near her place of work The Ticket Factory. When he gets into trouble with the law she runs away to a cabin. There she stays away from her troubled uncle until they meet again. In this story she stays safe and tries for her own happy ending.
Traveling Light
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,530. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Traveling Light" tells the dramatic story of a young woman whose carefully planned future is up-ended by her impulse-buy of a used car. Literary fiction with the pacing and suspense of a thriller, "Traveling Light" features two highly original women protagonists and a setting that readers don’t often encounter in contemporary fiction — the unique American subculture that is I-95.
Comeuppance: Stories from the 1960s
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 47,230. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this collection of eleven diverse stories from the Sixties, Michael C. Ahn presents vignettes of a period when bow ties gave way to long hair. Some stories are poignant, others haunting or riveting, but all evoke a decade of shifting mood in the country. A handful of these stories have previously appeared in literary reviews.
Sobre Viver em Copacabana
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 44,900. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 19, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sobre viver em Copacabana, conta a história dos irmãos, Tom e Bárbara Kin, detetive policial determinada a investigar quem matou seu tio. Ela acaba descobrindo que ele foi vítima de um serial killer, que está agindo no bairro, e fica obcecada em prender o assassino e descobrir os motivos que o levaram a cometer os crimes.
Wishes, Gems, Disasters
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 19,150. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Anywhere Else is the first story in this group of nine lives of total strangers. They live, love, and look for something good. There are nine stories called nine lives.
No Punchline; Or, the Night Chale Thayer Blew His Head Off at the Punch Drunk Comedy Club
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,110. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Today, comedian Chale Thayer is going to kill himself onstage in front of all his fans. He has given up all hope that there is any greater purpose to life and is giving God, the universe, or whatever else might be out there one last chance to prove him wrong. He will tempt fate at the end of a gun barrel, and only time will tell who gets the last laugh.
My Back Pages
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 63,000. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Have you ever wished for the summer to end? This was the summer that broke America's back, a time of passion, promise and destruction: the summer of 1968. My Back Pages is the story of Del Turner and his family as they live through this hot summer of change. Against the backdrop of the assassination of Robert Kennedy, student riots and deadly fighting in Vietnam, Del's world is blown apart.
Além dos 60
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 39,220. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 16, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Neste Além dos 60: lições de vida de brasileiros e portugueses, Elisa Mariz apresenta fragmentos de histórias de vida de homens e mulheres que ao atingirem os 60 anos, utilizam as suas experiências como uma oportunidade para construir novos paradigmas sociais, profissionais, familiares e afetivos.